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IACUC Chair

This course offers training for IACUC chairs.


About this Course


IACUC Chair provides an introduction to the roles and responsibilities of the IACUC chair as guided by Animal Welfare Regulations (AWR) and Public Health Service (PHS) Policy. It also addresses the IACUC chair’s role and responsibilities during IACUC meetings, as well as additional duties outside of IACUC meetings.

Language Availability: English

Suggested Audiences: IACUC Chairs

Organizational Subscription Price: Included in organizational subscription
Independent Learner Price: $110 per person


Course Content


Toggle Content Roles and Responsibilities of an IACUC Chair

Outlines the chair's qualifications for and role in the IACUC, and provides guidance on carrying out the chair's duties, in keeping with ethical principles, regulations, policies, and procedures. It also describes the ideal relationship between the IACUC chair, the IACUC administrator, IO, and Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC).

Recommended Use: Required
ID (Language): 16954 (English)
Author(s): Michael D. Mann, PhD - University of Nebraska Medical Center (retired)

Toggle Content The IACUC Chair’s Meeting Responsibilities

Provides information on preparing for an IACUC meeting, guidelines for running such meetings, and responsibilities after a meeting.

Recommended Use: Required
ID (Language): 16955 (English)
Author(s): Michael D. Mann, PhD - University of Nebraska Medical Center (retired)

Toggle Content The IACUC Chair’s Role Outside the IACUC Meeting

Describes additional duties outside of meetings, delegation of duties, dealing with animal welfare issues and non-compliance, and training and education.

Recommended Use: Required
ID (Language): 16956 (English)
Author(s): Michael D. Mann, PhD - University of Nebraska Medical Center (retired)